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Tenure Track Faculty Position in Speech-Language Pathology at U. Memphis

Dear List, 

I am forwarding this posting for a tenure-track position in the School of Communication Sciences & Disorders at the University of Memphis. Please direct all inquires to the search chair, Dr. Eugene Buder (contact info below). Note that initial review of applicant's will begin Dec 15. 

*****Tenure Track Faculty Opening in Speech-Language Pathology at Assistant or Associate Rank*****
The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position in speech-language pathology at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank with a preferred start date prior to Fall Semester, 2015. Applicants’ teaching and research interests should be among the following areas: medical speech pathology, including dysphagia, voice and resonance disorders, and clinical anatomy and physiology; or developmental language disorders, speech sound disorders, autism, and normal language development. Additional areas of interest may include childhood onset fluency disorders, augmentative-alternative communication, or neurodevelopmental disorders.

Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. and CCC-SLP is desired. A successful candidate will be expected to conduct programmatic research and have an established record of publications and evidence of success, or potential, in obtaining extramural funding.

The School of CSD is an historically top ranked program offering graduate degrees in Speech- Language Pathology, Audiology, and research-oriented PhDs. A new building with ample lab space and state-of-the-art teaching facilities is under construction for occupancy in fall of 2015. Our dynamic program affords opportunities for innovative teaching and clinical training models, and mentoring. Collaborative opportunities exist within the school and with other units in the University, including the Institute for Intelligent Systems (an interdisciplinary cognitive science research cooperative), Psychology, Nursing, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and the School of Music; and in the region, including the University of Tennessee’s Health Science Center and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital Neuroimaging facility.

We will begin reviewing applications Dec. 15, 2014 and will continue to review applications until the position is filled, pending availability of funds. For questions, contact search committee chair Eugene H. Buder at ehbuder@xxxxxxxxxxx or at (901) 678-5853. Interested applicants must upload a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing research and teaching interests, contact information for three reference providers, unofficial transcripts, and selected publications. Women and members of underrepresented populations are especially encouraged to apply. EE/AA Employer.

 Applications for this position can be initiated at  https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/8454



Gavin M. Bidelman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Institute for Intelligent Systems
School of Communication Sciences & Disorders
University of Memphis
807 Jefferson Ave., Memphis, TN  38105
TEL: (901) 678-5826
FAX: (901) 525-1282
WWW: http://www.memphis.edu/acnl/

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